Payment Policies

Information about Payments, Refunds, Re-enrolments and Withdrawals

Payment structure

Payments can be made:

  • Annually or
  • Per term (due by 10 September, 10 January and 10 April, respectively)

Payment methods

  • Cash
  • Cheque (made out to: GEMS Metropole School, Motor City)
  • Credit Card
  • Wire transfer

For more information about our fees, please call us on 04 550 7200 to enquire.

Non-payment of Fees

Failure to pay school fees may result in a loss of the student’s place in the school, withholding of their school reports, references and/or examination results, as well as suspension or expulsion from school. 


The registration fee, admission fee and re-enrolment fee remain non-refundable, while tuition fee refunds follow the Ministry of Education Bylaws for Private Education.

Leaving before the academic year has begun: full refund of tuition fee payments made

Leaving after having attended

1 day to 2 weeks: 1 month’s tuition fee payments will be kept by the school

2 weeks to 1 month: 2 month’s tuition fee payments will be kept by the school

1 month or more: full term’s tuition fee payments are kept by the school

Student Withdrawals

All students withdrawing from the school must submit notification of their withdrawal in writing to the registrar’s office.  A 30 day notification period is required.